Tonight catch the new documentary American Transgender, Rachel and Kurt audition for NYADA on Glee and new episodes of The Voice, Private Practice, The L.A. Complex and Fashion Star.
What to Watch: Tuesday, May 1
8:00pm: American Transgender, National Geographic (1 hr) NEW
A new documentary about three individuals - Jim Howley ("Transamerican Love Story"), his fiancé Clair Farley ("Red Without Blue") and Eli Strong - who identify as a transgender. Each character will tell their story through glimpses of their daily lives. Watch a preview of Eli's story below and visit National Geographic to see profiles of Jim and Clair.
8:00pm: Glee, Fox (1 hr) NEW
Kurt and Rachel audition for admittance to the New York Academy of Dramatic Arts; Coach Beiste shares a secret about she and Cooter Menkins' relationship; and Puck makes a decision about his own future after a meeting with his estranged father. Check out a sneak peek of Rachel's audition preparation below.
9:00pm: The L.A. Complex, CW (1 hr) NEW
Tariq gets the chance to work with infamous rapper Kaldrick King; Alicia attends a Hollywood party and makes a connection with a former star; and Abby and Raquel compete at auditions.
9:00pm: The Voice, NBC (1 hr) NEW
The final four vocalists are announced in an elimination show with performances by season one finalists Beverly McClellan and Vicci Martinez.
10:00pm: Private Practice, ABC (1 hr) NEW
Cooper and Violet work with a gender non-conforming young child in therapy; and an illegal immigrant attempts to induce labor so her child will be born in America.
10:00pm: Fashion Star, NBC (1 hr) NEW
Designers are challenged to create a brand imaging campaign for their lines using input and advice from the celebrity mentors.
This morning and afternoon, check your local listings for information about Ellen, The Nate Berkus Show, The Talk (CBS) and The Chew(ABC). Days of Our Lives on NBC (check local listings for time) features gay character Will as a series regular; keep an eye out for developments between Will and recurring gay characters Sonny and Neil.
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